Recap - Oral Roberts Defeats Sam Houston State 80-73
Sam Houston State was burned for 29 points by Korey Billbury on Saturday as Oral Roberts picked up an 80-73 win at Mabee Center.
Oral Roberts got 21 points from Shawn Glover and another 11 points from Bobby Word. Korey Billbury contributed 3 assists, while Shawn Glover cleaned the glass with 8 rebounds.
Sam Houston State got 26 points from Jabari Peters in a losing cause and another 10 points from Kaheem Ransom. Paul Baxter contributed 4 assists for them, while Jabari Peters had 4 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Sam Houston State were victorious, as the score was 35-34 at the break.
Oral Roberts won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 31-21.